fuel pump noise - Honda-Tech


fuel pump noise

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-09-2008, 01:26 PM   #1
Thread Starter
 
blkjak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: venice, fl, usa
Posts: 27
Default fuel pump noise

Does the fuel pump make strange noises when it starts to die
and what do they sound like?
my car makes a strange noise like an idler pulley for ac going bad it does not do it when engine is cold only after engine is at full temperature. the noise seems to be coming from rear of cab but it might originate in the engine compartment.
blkjak....


Modified by blkjak at 1:43 PM 7/9/2008
blkjak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2008, 03:30 PM   #2
Junior Member
 
beana's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: napoleonville, louisiana, usa
Posts: 264
Default Re: fuel pump noise (blkjak)

when your fuel pump goes out they just go out I.E. doesn't do anything at all
what i would do if you don't have power steering pull the belt off take it for a ride if it is still making noise

what you could be hearing is the alternator bearing starting to go out
it it a grind or a whine
beana is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2008, 02:08 AM   #3
Thread Starter
 
blkjak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: venice, fl, usa
Posts: 27
Default Re: fuel pump noise (beana)

thanks - blkjak
blkjak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2008, 07:22 AM   #4
Junior Member
 
bobjohnson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Toronto, On, Canada
Posts: 384
Default Re: fuel pump noise (blkjak)

Mine makes the same noise. I hear it through the filler neck which is like right behind you in a crx. Almost sounds like metal on metal rubbing. Took me a while to figure out what the hell it was.
bobjohnson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-12-2008, 05:48 PM   #5
Thread Starter
 
blkjak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: venice, fl, usa
Posts: 27
Default Re: fuel pump noise (bobjohnson)

bobjohnson what was it? blkjak
blkjak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2008, 05:59 AM   #6
Honda-Tech Member
 
Crx Jimmy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: jimmysville VT,, NY, USA
Posts: 4,915
Default Re: fuel pump noise (blkjak)

it was the fuel pump
Crx Jimmy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2008, 09:17 AM   #7
Junior Member
 
beana's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: napoleonville, louisiana, usa
Posts: 264
Default Re: fuel pump noise (Crx Jimmy)

when a fuel pimp is working right you can here it ,it's like a hum ,if theres something wrong with it will grind (i retract my previous statement)
beana is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2008, 10:51 AM   #8
Thread Starter
 
blkjak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: venice, fl, usa
Posts: 27
Default Re: fuel pump noise (beana)

update - noise stops when a/c compressor is engaged - possible compressor or idler pulley bearing? blkjak
blkjak is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Strange noise when shutting off my engine! HELP! HatchSteer Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000) 6 10-02-2003 03:57 AM
strange noises from the distributor preluder Honda Accord (1990 - 2002) 1 05-18-2003 07:50 PM
Weird squeking clutch and strange noise when turning hooptie157 Acura Integra Type-R 4 12-22-2002 03:04 AM
Strange noises coming from engine bay? Jubi Honda Accord (1990 - 2002) 3 10-16-2002 11:09 AM
Hearing some werid noises Mr Boston Acura Integra Type-R 4 08-07-2002 09:06 PM


Tags
1989, 1994, civic, crx, ef, fuel, grinds, honda, hums, idler, making, noise, noises, pulley, pump, weird

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:30 AM.